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February 17, 2020

One of the newer technicians at Hodgdon Yacht Services is also one of the youngest, but Kyle Murphy has had some amazing experiences despite his youth.

Kyle came to HYS in January 2019 and works on customers’ electronic systems with Don Oakman (our lead electronics technician at HYS). He also works o...

December 3, 2019

It took several hours and many hands but on November 14th we launched a fine fleet of some 50 battleships—as well as some colorful lawnmowers and bait bags filled with wooden blocks.

The toys, designed and pre-cut by our own Jim Jones and Dave Radtke, were assembled and finished by volunteer staff me...

October 17, 2019

Again this year, we're teaming up with Lincoln County Toys for Tots for the upcoming holiday season. Our goal is to provide Lincoln County children with 150 handcrafted toys, all constructed by Hodgdon employees. Check out what we've been up to at the Boatyard. We're two weeks in and making serious...

June 11, 2019

We're excited to share that we've purchased a new Aquest paint facility offering Evergreen Technology. This state-of-the-art facility optimizes temperature, humidity, and airflow, allowing for top quality paint applications by maximizing gloss, chemical resistance, and hardness (abrasion resistance)...

October 12, 2018

This year, we're teaming up with Toys for Tots for the upcoming holiday season. Our goal is to provide Lincoln County children with 150 handcrafted toys, all constructed by Hodgdon employees. This week, we kicked off the project...stay tuned for more!

October 16, 2017

Hay-Val, an early 1960's cold molded sport fisherman built by Brownell in Mattapoisett, Massachusetts is undergoing a fair amount of work at Hodgdon Yacht Services.

Work has included:

  • Removing aft third of hull planking from chine to sheer, replacing frames as needed. Re-planking using Sipo mahog...

February 27, 2017

Hodgdon Yacht Services has a number of new Suzuki and Yamaha outboard engines in stock, ranging from 70 hp to 2.5 hp. For more information, visit our outboard inventory page.

February 17, 2017

The team at HYS has recently finished repowering a 15-foot 1988 Boston Whaler. The old 60 HP Mercury outboard motor was replaced with a new F60LB Yamaha motor. Additional work included waxing the boat, painting the bottom, new lettering, rewiring lights and the bilge pump, and replacing the dash pan...

January 18, 2017

Midcoast Sea Tow is upgrading one of their six boat fleet at Hodgdon Yacht Services this winter. They are replacing a 200 HP Mercury with a new 200 HP Suzuki outboard motor. Midcoast Sea Tow operates from Cape Porpoise to Pemaquid and keeps one of their boats stationed at our Southport facility duri...

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KYLE MURPHY - HYS NEWEST ELECTRONICS TECHNICIAN

February 17, 2020

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